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Residential Landscape Architecture: Design Process for the Private Residence / Edition 6
     

Residential Landscape Architecture: Design Process for the Private Residence / Edition 6

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by Norman K. Booth, James E. Hiss
 

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ISBN-10: 0132376199

ISBN-13: 9780132376198

Pub. Date: 03/17/2011

Publisher: Pearson

Residential Landscape Architecture explores the functional and artistic elements of residential site design, with a focus on appreciation of quality and updated standards for site development, maintenance techniques, and training. It clearly illustrates and discusses the actual procedures and underlying principles utilized by experienced residential site

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Residential Landscape Architecture explores the functional and artistic elements of residential site design, with a focus on appreciation of quality and updated standards for site development, maintenance techniques, and training. It clearly illustrates and discusses the actual procedures and underlying principles utilized by experienced residential site designers.

THE THIRD EDITION FEATURES THE FOLLOWING CHANGES:

  • New chapter 13 – Special Project Sites – contains 4 new case studies/projects that illustrate the design process.
  • Old chapter 12 has been made new chapter 3 to address environmentally responsive design issues earlier in the design process.
  • Old chapter 13 on Architecturally Responsive Design has been dissected and addressed throughout the text to better meet the needs of users.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780132376198
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
03/17/2011
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
576
Sales rank:
294,118
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

SECTION 1: PHILOSOPHICAL FRAMEWORK

1: The Typical Residential Site

2: Outdoor Rooms

3: Sustainable Design

SECTION 2: DESIGN PROCESS

4: Design Process Overview

5: Meeting the Clients

6: Site Measuring and Base Map Preparation

7: Site and Design Program

8: Functional Diagrams

9: Preliminary Design and Design Principles

10: Form Composition

11: Spatial Composition

12: Material Composition and Master Plan

SECTION 3: APPLICATIONS

13: Special Projects

14: Case Studies in Alternative Design Solutions

15: Rendering Landscape Design Drawings in Color

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Residential Landscape Architecture: Design Process for the Private Residence 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Very practical, hands-on textbook illustrating the step by step mentodology to designing residential landscapes.
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